#OPP Report Paragon Road Closed – CLICK FOR DETAILS 010218

#OPP Report Paragon Road Closed – CLICK FOR DETAILS 010218

Cornwall Ontario – OPP are reporting a section of Paragon Road is closed.  We will update when more information is available. If you see news happen email your video or photos to info@cornwallfreenews.com CLEARED Road Closure: Paragon Rd between Rae Rd and County Rd 27 #Cornwall – #OPP clear from scene ^jp — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) […]

Record Breaking Cold Temps in Cornwall Ontario JANUARY 1, 2018

Record Breaking Cold Temps in Cornwall Ontario JANUARY 1, 2018

Cornwall Ontario – The River City woke up to -30c temperatures,and that was before the wind chill!   The previous record was -26.7c set in 1962. Extreme cold warnings are in effect although it is gorgeous and bright out.   Extra care from the sun while driving is advised as well. We should see a high today […]

#OPP Warn of White Out Conditions on 401 as DEEP FREEZE to Last into New Years 123017

#OPP Warn of White Out Conditions on 401 as DEEP FREEZE to Last into New Years 123017

Cornwall Ontario – Freezing conditions continue Saturday and will into Sunday. The OPP put out a warning of white out conditions on the 401 from Kingston to Brockville. Overnight lows will feel like -40c.  The good news is that temps will warm up Tuesday…when we get hit with more snow! Please drive safe, watch out […]

Cornwall Police Blotter for December 29, 2017 #CCPS

Cornwall Police Blotter for December 29, 2017 #CCPS

ASSAULT, MISCHIEF, BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 33-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on December 28th, 2017 and charged with assault, mischief and breach of recognizance for communicating with his ex-girlfriend. He was also charged with breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged while in the area of Glengarry Boulevard on […]

Are the Cornwall Nationals Finished? Has Rodney Rivette Killed Them? 122717

Are the Cornwall Nationals Finished?  Has Rodney Rivette Killed Them?  122717

Cornwall Ontario – Alas, coach Joel Trottier has left the Cornwall Nationals.   The team’s struggles this year can’t be blamed on the coach as he’s led them to a league leading 10-3 record.   The team even has the fewest penalty minutes. Rumblings are that Coach Trottier has left the team for financial issues, and has […]

Feels Like -40c FREEZING ALERT Cornwall Ontario DEC 28, 2017

Feels Like -40c FREEZING ALERT Cornwall Ontario DEC 28, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The River City nearly broke it’s record for coldest day.  As of 5AM the temperature is -29c with a high of only -20c predicted for Thursday as Eastern Ontario is held in the grip of a Polar Vortex which won’t end before the New Year. The record cold officially is -29.5c set […]

Cornwall Woman Charged Assault CL Husband – Busy Police Blotter 122717

Cornwall Woman Charged Assault CL Husband – Busy Police Blotter 122717

THREATS Cornwall, ON – Michael Thompson, 23 of Cornwall was arrested on December 22nd, 2017 and charged with threats. It is alleged during a disagreement on December 22nd, 2017 the man threatened to harm two persons known to him and damage their cars. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. During the investigation the man […]

FREEZING COLD ALERT for Cornwall Ontario -28c 9:15 AM Dec 27, 2017

FREEZING COLD ALERT for Cornwall Ontario -28c 9:15 AM Dec 27, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Brr!   Did your car start?   Cornwall is in for a week of freezing temps as we’re hit by an Arctic Vortex! Expect lows near -30c into New Years as it will stay cold and sunny for nearly a week! Please limit your pets time outside as their toes can freeze fast at […]

Seniors Situation Room – How Trixie Almost Missed Christmas By Dawn Ford 122517

Seniors Situation Room – How Trixie Almost Missed Christmas  By Dawn Ford 122517

  Trixie is a lovely German Shepherd and lives happily with Joan, Ted, their son Allan and Tobey, their cat. She is a good, gentle dog and only chases Tobey to play. Her main problem is that she likes to sneak out and run with her friend, Onka. Onka is a Collie and together they […]

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area 122217

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area 122217

Cornwall Ontario – After heavier than expected snowfall Friday, expect freezing rain and ice pellets into Saturday as temps warm up to a high of -2c tomorrow. Roads which already are difficult will be treacherous Saturday and should be avoided unless necessary.   CFN will be updating.  Please make this a safe, and joyous Christmas […]

Cornwall Police Charge Scumbag for Stealing From Charity Box 122217

Cornwall Police Charge Scumbag for Stealing From Charity Box 122217

THEFT UNDER $5000, POSSESSSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF A CONCEALED WEAPON, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Richard Massia, 28 of Cornwall was arrested on December 21st, 2017 and charged with theft under$5000, possession of a concealed weapon, possession of codeine, possession of cocaine and breach of recognizance for having swipe cards with magnetic strips […]

$846,648.46 of Td Cash to Finally Arrive to Hebert Family in Cornwall – 122217

$846,648.46 of Td Cash to Finally Arrive to Hebert Family in Cornwall – 122217

When Dr. Louis Hebert died in 2015 leaving $846,648.46 to each of his three kids, Lorette Taylor, Marie-Louise Marlow & Louis Paul Herbert,  nobody expected the circus that has been the hot mess of the missing money that never arrived at the Cornwall UPS store. 10 months after UPS lost a $846,648.46 inheritance cheque, the bank is finally […]

CFN Weather Alert – SNOW FRIDAY Freezing Rain Saturday DEC 22, 2017

CFN Weather Alert – SNOW FRIDAY Freezing Rain Saturday DEC 22, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The cold continues Friday with early morning temps feeling like -20c before the precipitation starts later in the day. Up to 10cm of snow will fall through Friday into Saturday morning before temperatures warm up leading to freezing rain and ice pellets.   Saturday will be a good day to read a book […]

Security Issue @ Glens Cornwall Armoury – Sub Machine Gun Stolen – Now Christmas Toys for Kids!

Security Issue @ Glens Cornwall Armoury – Sub Machine Gun Stolen – Now Christmas Toys for Kids!

Cornwall Ontario –   Not sure what’s wrong with security at the SD&G Highlanders Armoury in Cornwall Ontario? After a Submachine gun was stolen, a story broken by CFN LINK, Cornwall’s favorite Santa, Terry Muir (who boycotts this newspaper) posted on social media that a pile of Christmas toys were stolen from the armoury!   Not sure […]

CCPS Charge CHRISTOPHER LYNCH w Cocaine & Fentanyl Traff & DANIEL QUIGLEY Hot Mess

CCPS Charge CHRISTOPHER LYNCH w Cocaine & Fentanyl Traff & DANIEL QUIGLEY Hot Mess

BREACH, UNLAWFULLY IN A DWELLING, ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 32-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on December 20th, 2017 and charged with assault, unlawfully in a dwelling and breach of undertaking for communicating with her ex-husband, attending his residence and by being within 100 meters of him. It is alleged on December 20th, 2017 the […]

More Cronyism in Cornwall w Lajoie Hiring for Tourism as Water & Sewer Rates Rocket Up 122117

More Cronyism in Cornwall w Lajoie Hiring for Tourism as Water & Sewer Rates Rocket Up 122117

Cornwall Ontario – There’s a dark side to journalism.  Play ball, don’t report certain things, report others in favorable terms and you too could do the Heart of the City to City Hall shuffle as Kevin Lajoie did, and now Todd Lihou appears to be doing. All on the public’s dime.    Now this isn’t […]